Activists of the protest against the legal revolution protest during the speech of the Chairman of the Constitution Committee, Member of Knesset Simcha Rothman during a conference of the members of the Jewish federations and communities in Israel.
April 24, 2023 (Kissing Brothers)
An event of the Jewish Federations of North America with the participation of MK Simcha Rothman was interrupted today (Monday) due to public protests against the legal revolution.
At the event, which took place at the exhibition grounds in Tel Aviv, demonstrators, including Jewish-Americans and members of the "Arms to Arms" movement, disturbed and shouted "contempt" and "democracy" during the speech of the Chairman of the Constitution Committee.
Some of the protesters were removed from the hall;
A demonstrator is recorded shouting at Rothman, "You are a criminal of the Jewish people."
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Simcha Rothman (Photo: Flash 90, Yonatan Zindel)
This is the third event Rothman attends in recent days that has been disrupted by demonstrations and protests against the legal revolution.
On Friday they protested against him on the sidelines of the World Zionist Congress, and last night at the agency's board of trustees.
Over the weekend, "Brothers in Arms" activists spoke against the legal revolution in the hotels where the representatives of the federations are staying in Tel Aviv, and at the end marched to a demonstration in Kaplan.
Following the protest, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu canceled his participation in the Diaspora Jewry conference yesterday.
The "Arms to Arms" organization stated that "additional activities will continue in the coming days."
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